A Travellerspoint blog

Seniors on British Rail, really?!

Yes! I'm still in shock about being the bearer of a Senior Rail Card, but John is taking it in his stride! Our adventure began today at Totnes, as we said goodbye to Devon and headed northeast to the Cotswolds.

We agree that travelling by train, relaxing in the quiet carriage, is infinitely better than battling with motorway traffic, or any traffic for that matter!


While in Devon we had some wonderful hikes in Dartmoor National Park and along the South-West Coast Trail, which practically runs past my mother's front door! Here are some pictures to whet your appetite, in case you ever consider a walking holiday in the south of England.


This is Start Point on an unusually calm day


Slapton Sands, no actual sand at all, just shingle!


Near the entrance to Dartmouth Harbour

Beautiful Dartmoor is proof that wilderness can be found on this overcrowded island!


Posted by Twink's blog 17:00 Archived in England

Email this entryFacebookStumbleUpon

Table of contents


Love that second to last picture of John... stunningly beautiful and made me incredibly jealous!

Enjoy the Cotwolds... we were briefly there a few weeks ago, and loved particularly the area around Upper and Lower Slaughter. There's an amazing ice cream place on one of the trails.

by Brianne

John wants to know...... Is it he who is stunningly beautiful? If so, thank you!

by Twink's blog

Well, his calves are quite something...

by Brianne

Comments on this blog entry are now closed to non-Travellerspoint members. You can still leave a comment if you are a member of Travellerspoint.

Enter your Travellerspoint login details below

( What's this? )

If you aren't a member of Travellerspoint yet, you can join for free.

Join Travellerspoint